How to Remove “ACDaemon.exe”

What is ACDaemon.exe?

ACDaemon.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by ArcSoft. This process is known as ArcSoft Connect Daemon and it belongs to ArcSoft Connect software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of ACDaemon.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by ACDaemon.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the ACDaemon.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from ACDaemon.exe malware?

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove ACDaemon.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 31 July 2008 at 8:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable d66ba3369baa472e
dbdf0432c7332df1
3cf325a4
ef5818e7116a22f7
d52d427a6995bc42
TrojWare.Win
32.Powp.C
No N/A N/A United States N/A
2 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 7a64c42159f6df4e
b9633172bd6b4285
78764256
c4eca4d404f44fa9
b54adb10789247a5
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 1.1.0.43 1.1.0.43 Vietnam N/A
3 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 2721791899dd213a
902dcf117b09c40d
d87c7215
052c06310f3714d8
22958de5f9330c76
Virus.Win32.
Floxif.A
Yes 1.0.0.43 1.0.0.43 Bangladesh N/A
4 N/A Executable 346f5188a3ba1285
1acaa14641560ad3
01f38eb1
005843fb686b286a
d5494c79b4893c75
TrojWare.Win
32.Powp.C
No N/A N/A United Kingdom N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 7:32 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 466ed40093071f56
4f9c1b7490d5f4c1
33dcc4a9
61ef1186e8cff107
aecbbd896b4e0397
No 1.1.0.36 1.1.0.36 United Kingdom
2 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 0659f5c347d94770
db0d8767837cc0e1
b8d41963
901fd2c25d27ac8a
2bf379abb2ba21d1
Yes 1.1.0.47 1.1.0.47 10.224.1.65/32
3 ArcSoft Inc. Executable 508886a2f503ad8e
fa1890e8233c2476
ba5393eb
ea9dfb81dd12d32f
fa1f2a6bb12c0677
Yes 1.0.0.46 1.0.0.46 United States
4 ArcSoft Executable 479ac5b571c4a4a6
cfd24a74daab06ba
6124938c
1c982c62dff9865d
99d9290874679de9
Yes 1.0.0.41 1.0.0.41 Germany
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